cad

(redirected from 3-D CAD)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.

CAD

abbr.
1. computer-aided design
2. coronary artery disease

cad

 (kăd)
n.
A man whose behavior is unprincipled or dishonorable.

[Short for caddie.]

cad′dish adj.
cad′dish·ly adv.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

cad

(kæd)
n
informal old-fashioned Brit a man who does not behave in a gentlemanly manner towards others
[C18: shortened from caddie]
ˈcaddish adj

CAD

n acronym for
(Computer Science) computer-aided design
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

cad

(kæd)

n.
a man who behaves dishonorably or irresponsibly toward women.
[1780–90; short for caddie (definition 2)]
cad′dish, adj.

CAD

(kæd)

n.
computer-aided design.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.

CAD

Computer-aided design.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.CAD - someone who is morally reprehensiblecad - someone who is morally reprehensible; "you dirty dog"
perisher - bounder
scoundrel, villain - a wicked or evil person; someone who does evil deliberately
2.CAD - software used in art and architecture and engineering and manufacturing to assist in precision drawing
software, software package, software program, software system, computer software, package - (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory; "the market for software is expected to expand"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

cad

noun (Old-fashioned, informal) scoundrel (slang), rat (informal), bounder (old-fashioned Brit. slang), cur, knave, rotter (slang, chiefly Brit.), heel, scumbag (slang), churl, dastard (archaic) You're nothing but a scoundrel and a cad, sir!
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
Translations
controleurkaartjesknipperkaartjesverkopervlerk

CAD

[kæd] N ABBR =computer-aided designDAO m, DAC m (LAm)

cad

(o.f.) [kæd] Ncanalla m, sinvergüenza m
you cad!¡canalla!
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

CAD

[ˈkæd] n abbr (=computer-aided design) → CAO f

cad

[ˈkæd] n (old-fashioned)mufle m, goujat m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

CAD

abbr of computer-aided designCAD

cad

n (dated)Schurke m (old), → Schuft m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

CAD

[kæd] n abbr =computer-aided designprogettazione f assistita dall'elaboratore

cad

[kæd] n (old) (pej) → mascalzone m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
STEP is commonly used in industry to share 3-D CAD model geometry with organizations using different CAD software with different proprietary data formats.
Anark (Boulder, CO) introduces Anark Core 2.0--its innovative, automated 3-D CAD transformation platform adding expanded conversion, transformation and automation capabilities to prepare 3-D product design data for visualization, simulation, CAE, and supply-chain-data-exchange applications.
IDEAL/Contex DESIGNmate 3-D color printer allows users to create fast, accurate output from 3-D CAD data in an office environment.
If you already have a conventional 3-D CAD program, SketchUp is the quickest way I've found to create fussy 3-D objects like hosebibs, meter sockets, and interior furnishings.
Since most new casting designs are available today in 3-D CAD formats from the customer, a more accurate and more automated riser calculation method is achievable.
3-D CAD adds new dimension to retail store design and merchandising design, including transparencies and reflections.
"Solid Edge, a 3-D CAD system which includes a fully featured 2-D system, is an ideal product to provide customers such as Veenstra-Glazenborg with the ability to take its products into the new world of 3-D," concludes Mark ter Horst, sales representative for Caned bv, Maarssbergen, the Netherlands -- a leading Solid Edge reseller.
CAPABILITY: Users of any vendor's CAD system can make use of 3DSync, a 3-D CAD editing tooL that the vendor said has been shown to increase productivity when working with imported CAD data.
In addition to support from TurboCAD[R] Deluxe 14, a 2- and 3-D CAD and drafting program, TurboCAD Pro 14, a 3-D solid modeling design program, and TurboSketch[TM] Studio, a plug-in powered by LightWorks[R] for creating photorealistic models using Google[TM] SketchUp[R], IMSI/Design Co-Founder and CEO Robert Mayer says, "With support for 3Dconnexion's line of 3-D mice, we are enabling our customers to enjoy an even better design experience within TurboCAD."
Uses 3-D CAD with modem transfer and 4-D CAM for engineering and manufacturing with CNC and digitizing capabilities.